Paris 8 University
#208 Overall Influence

Paris 8 University

Public university in Paris, France

About This School

How does this school stack up?

The University of Paris VIII or University of Vincennes in Saint-Denis is a public university in Paris. Once part of the federal University of Paris system, it is now an autonomous public institution and is part of the Université Paris Lumières with Paris Nanterre University and Centre national de la recherche scientifique. Most undergraduate degrees are taught in French.

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Influence Rankings by Discipline

How’s this school influential?

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Criminal Justice
#102 World Rank
Social Work
#127 World Rank
Religious Studies
#138 World Rank
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Political Science
#191 World Rank
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Earth Sciences
#805 World Rank
Computer Science
#827 World Rank
#2109 World Rank

Influential People

Who are Paris 8 University's Most influential alumni?

Paris 8 University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Philosophy, Sociology, and Anthropology. Paris 8 University’s most academically influential people include Julia Kristeva, Luce Irigaray, and Slavoj Žižek.

Julia Kristeva
Julia Kristeva

Bulgarian-French philosopher, psychoanalyst & academic

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Luce Irigaray

Belgian-born French feminist, philosopher, linguist, psycholinguist, psychoanalyst and cultural theorist

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Slavoj Žižek
Slavoj Žižek

Slovene philosopher

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Élisabeth Roudinesco
Élisabeth Roudinesco

French historian and psychoanalyst

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Gilles Peress

French photojournalist

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Antoine Berman

French translator, philosopher, and historian

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Alfredo Bryce Echenique
Alfredo Bryce Echenique

Peruvian writer

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André Juillard
André Juillard


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Alain Bui
Alain Bui

President of Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines University

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Eric Toussaint

Belgian historian

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Gaëtan Mootoo
Gaëtan Mootoo

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Joël Bellassen

French linguist

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